Government Affairs Archives - MMHPI - Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute

October 3, 2022

Rebecca Murow Klein

Rebecca has over 13 years of experience in health policy, legislative affairs, and leadership in the non-profit, trade association, and government spaces. Prior to joining the Institute, Rebecca was the Director of Government Affairs at…

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September 12, 2022

Geoffrey Melada, JD

Geoffrey comes to the Meadows Institute from the Treatment Advocacy Center, where he was the director of communications and served as spokesman for the national mental illness policy nonprofit. In that role, he helped to…

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April 6, 2022

Will Seilheimer

Will was most recently the senior health and human services budget analyst for the Texas House of Representatives Appropriations Committee, leading development of an over $80 Billion budget, from drafting the introduced bill through final…

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October 13, 2021

John Snook, JD

John is a nationally recognized expert on the criminalization of those with behavioral health needs with nearly twenty years of mental health and substance use disorder policy experience at the local, state, and national levels….

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November 18, 2020

Shannon Ghangurde

Shannon Ghangurde has nearly two decades of legislative and state budget experience working in the Texas Legislature.  Prior to starting her own consulting practice, Shannon served as the Committee Director for the Senate Finance Committee…

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